Things to do in London this Friday

It's time to clock off, wind down and get your weekend on. Here's our pick of the best places to sate that Friday feeling

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Fantastic ideas for things to do on a Friday, just in case you've left it to the last minute, plus the best entertainment, nightlife and events happening in London this Friday. The weekend starts here...

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Natural History Museum Late

A monthly late opening of the museum and temporary exhibitions, with free entry to the Central Hall and Images of Nature gallery, changing discussions on timely themes, open-mic performances by up-and-coming musicians throughout the evening, and British farmers’-market-style food and drink in the pop-up restaurant. 

  1. Natural History Museum Cromwell Road, SW7 5BD
  2. Fri Jul 25 - Fri Oct 31
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Hyper Japan

Japanophiles in the know who can’t stretch to an airfare buy a tube ticket to Earls Court instead and get their fix at Hyper Japan. What can you expect? The whole package: Hyper Japan embraces both authentic, traditional elements of Japanese culture and emerging trends, offering everything from food to fashion plus live music and cosplay.

  1. Earls Court Warwick Road, SW5 9TA
  2. Fri Jul 25 - Sun Jul 27
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Sickboy: Make It Last Forever

  • Free

Vivid paintings that capture the ephemeral qualities of our daily existence are juxtaposed by personal paraphernalia for the street artist's first London show.

  1. The Outsiders 8 Greek St, W1D 4DG
  2. Fri Jul 25 - Sat Aug 30
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Gilbert & George: Scapegoating Pictures for London

  • Free

London's favourite art duo fill White Cube's cavernous Bermondsey gallery with 123 'Scapegoating' works in their signature style of chopped up, reversed and multiplied images and texts. The inspiration for this new series comes from the streets around Brick Lane, where Gilbert & George have lived for the past 45 years. 

  1. White Cube Bermondsey Bermondsey Street, SE1 3TQ
  2. Fri Jul 25 - Thu Aug 28
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Bludgers and Broomsticks at Warner Bros Studio Tour

Warner Bros Studio Tour are lifting off for six weeks this summer with special quiddich-themed attractions and activities. Visitors will discover how special and visual effects were combined to create the illusion of flying and they'll be able to record a flight of their own, using green-screen technology. 

  1. Warner Bros Studio Aerodrome Way, Leavesden, WD25 7LS
  2. Until Mon Sep 1
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